SIB – Siberian Irises
Absolutely easy and durable irises suitable for every garden. They grow from 50 to 130 cm, have very nice, small flowers and quickly create clumps with a large number of flowering stems. Their leaves are grassy - they remind of high ornamental grasses - with a year-round decorative effect. These irises prefer humid, humous soil, but grow well in every soil, in sunny- or semi-shaded positions. They are resistant to diseases and pests and fully frost-resistant. In a vase, they stay fresh for long. You can plant them individually or combined with other perennials; they also fit perfectly into natural gardens.
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HOW AUDACIOUS (Hollingworth 2009)
Standards red violet, style arms blue violet, brown pink tips and edges. Falls blue to red violet, cream wire rim, cream dashes over outer petals give plicata effect, yellow signal area covers half of petal. Plant height 85 cm. Bright rose, violet and yellow colors in a stunning flower.
CHILLED WINE (Hager 1981)
Standards wine carmine with blue lines at midrib, falls wine carmine, blue in center, dark veining at throat. Plant height 100 cm. Higher, vigorously growing sort, suitable for perennial flowerbeds.
JEWELLED CROWN (Hollingworth 1987)
Deep wine red, circular gold blaze on ruffled falls, fading to white, ruffled. Plant height 60 cm. Reliable, good growing tetraploid sort.
LOUISON (Helsley 1998)
Lightly ruffled rosy wine red, falls with large white signal and violet venation.Plant height 70 cm. Fine colour combination.
RUFFLES AND FLOURISHES (Hollingworth 2002)
Standards and falls red violet, ruffled, falls with white wire rim, gold signal with blue halo. Plant height 85 cm. Nice, reliable and highly prized tetraploid sort.
SHIRLEY POPE (Currier McEwen 1979)
Standards red-purple, falls similar to standards with velvety texture, white signal. Plant height 70 cm. Popular sort, widely used in perennial flowerbeds.
SULTAN'S RUBY (Hollingworth 1988)
Standards deep magenta, falls velvety deep magenta, prominent round gold signal, green hafts, ruffled. Plant height 75 cm. Totally reliable, vigorously growing, highly prized sort.
SWANS IN FLIGHT (Hollingworth 2006)
Pure white self, very large flowers. Late bloom. Plant height 85 cm. Excellent, sure the best white sort of siberian irises, many awards, first Dykes Medal for siberians ever!
TURN A PHRASE (Schafer&Sacks 2000)
Standards lighter blue, falls darker blue with a dark blue rim. Plant height 90 cm. Reliable and vigorously growing sort.
SILVER EDGE (McEwen 1973)
Deep sky blue flowers, shaded with darker blue tones, falls painted with intricate yellow and white blazes at the base and edged in silver. Height 70 cm. Fine tetraploid sort.
GOLDEN EDGE (McEwen 1991)
Deep sky blue flowers, shaded with darker blue tones, falls painted with intricate yellow and white blazes at the base and edged in golden yellow. Height 75 cm. Fine tetraploid sort.
SHAKER'S PRAYER (Warner 1989)
Standards violet, falls golden yellow at hafts, turning to white ground in center with delicate lilac veining and solid violet edge. Height 75 cm. Amazing, excellent and unique sort.
I SEE STARS (Heemskerk 2017)
Big (14 cm) deep blue flowers with blue netting at the white base of falls. 5 to 6 falls in each flower. 75 cm height. Beautiful new flower pattern, healthy growth. Novelty in the sibirica's world!
TIPPED IN BLUE (Heemskerk 2019)
Flowers bi-coloured, light blue standards and light yellow falls with small light blue spot and blue venation. 75 cm height. Unique bi-coloured flowers in unexpected combination, novelty in the sibirica's world!
CONCORD CRUSH (Bauer/Coble 2009)
Standards blue-violet, falls dark blue-violet, ruffled, white venation at the top center of the falls. Multi-petaled form, tetraploid, reblooming. Highly prized sort, a double flower appearance, nice.
KISS THE GIRL (Schafer/Sacks 2004)
Flowers 12 cm diam., standars light to pale yellow, falls bright yellow, slightly deeper at the base. Slight sweet fragrance. Plant height 70 cm. Fine yellow blooming sibirica, healthy growth, profuse flowering.
KABLUEY (Bauer/Coble 1999)
Multipetalled form, standards dark blue violet, falls dark blue violet, white blaze yellow in throat. Fine dark blue, tetraploid, multipetalled form. Height 75 cm.
NAGAREBOSHI (Ho Shidara 1999)
Large (14 cm), dark blue violet flowers, falls multiple (6) with white signal spot at the base. Height 70 cm. Fine and ellegant sort.
SUN GROOVES (Heemskerk 2020)
Flowers 14 cm diam., standars light peach to light violet, falls cinnamon orange lightly ruffled, thin golgen edge, yellow stripes and dots at the base.Light fragrance. Plant height 70 cm. Fine new sort, unusual color combination.
Standards and falls deep violett blue, prominent white stripes at the base. Plant height 90 cm. Healthy growth and profuse flowering. Great in natural perennial flowerbeds.
ORIENTAL CARPET (Blyth 2005)
Standards lavender-violet, style arms creamy. Falls soft rosy lavender blending to lavender violet, gold outpouring 1/3 way down falls with deeper reddish veining. Slight sweet fragrance. Height 70 cm.
SOMEBODY LOVES ME (Hollingorth 1998)
Flowers ruffled, medium blue violet, falls with very large white blaze, style arms light blue. Plant height 80 cm. Reliable flowering and fine growing sort.
UNCORKED (Schafer/Sacks 2002)
The falls are yellow, overlaid with blue and have large, round deep yellow signals. The standards are paler blue over yellow as are the styles which also have yellow tips. Flowers open and fade in a range of tones, depending on weather, usually the blue brightens as it ages. Plant height 65 cm. Fine new sort, unusual color combination.
PAPRIKASH (Schafer&Sacks 2012)
Standards pale ground with red-violet veins and dappling, yellow at hafts; style arms light apricot, bright red-violet heart; falls apricot ground, heavily speckled red all over, bright yellow signal with self speckles and veins; slight sweet fragrance. Height 50 cm.
Large, double flowers, pink-violet colour. Height 70 cm. Elegant flowers, excellent sort.
PRUSSIAN BLUE (Tamberg 1993)
Flowers large, standards dark blue, falls ruffled velvety dark blue with a small white, blue-veined mirror. Height 85 cm. A beautiful tetraploid variety with large, very dark blue colored flowers.